Security officers arrest alleged car thief
20 June, 2019, 1:48 pm
SECURITY officers helped in the arrest of a 26-year-old unemployed man who allegedly stole the car from an elderly businessman in Suva yesterday.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the 69-year old man was loading the vehicle outside a hotel in Suva when the suspect allegedly stole the vehicle.
She said the victim gave chase in a taxi and managed to cut off the suspect near Knolly Street where he was apprehended by City Security officers.
The suspect is in custody as investigations continue.